Fausto Coppi

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Fausto Coppi
Fausto Coppi, Tour de France 1952 01 (cropped).jpg
Coppi at the 1952 Tour de France
Personal information
Full name Angelo Fausto Coppi
Nickname Il Campionissimo
(Champion o Champions)
Born 15 September 1919(1919-09-15)
Castellania, Piedmont, Italy
Dee'd 2 Januar 1960(1960-01-02) (aged 40)
Tortona, Alessandria, Italy
Team information
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider teep Aw-roonder
Perfaisional team(s)
1938–1939 Dopolavoro Tortona
1939–1942 Legnano
1945 Cicli Nulli Roma
1945–1955 Bianchi
1956–1957 Carpano-Coppi
1958 Bianchi-Pirelli
1959 Tricofilina-Coppi
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
General clessification (1949, 1952)
Moontain clessification (1949, 1952)
9 indiveedual stages (1949-1952)
Giro d'Italia
General clessification (1940, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953)
Moontain clessification (1948, 1949, 1954)
22 indiveedual stages (1940–1955)

One-day races and Classics

Milan–San Remo (1946, 1948, 1949)
Paris–Roubaix (1950)
Giro di Lombardia (1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1954)
La Flèche Wallonne (1950)
Grand Prix des Nations (1946, 1947)
Naitional Road Race Championships (1942, 1945, 1949, 1955)
Giro dell'Emilia (1941, 1947, 1948)
Giro della Romagna (1946, 1947, 1949)
Giro del Veneto (1941, 1947, 1949)
Tre Valli Varesine (1941, 1948, 1955)

Other

Hour record (1942)

Angelo Fausto Coppi, (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfausto ˈkɔppi]; 15 September 1919 – 2 Januar 1960), wis an Italian cyclist, the dominant internaitional cyclist o the years each side o the Seicond Warld War.